Eight facts you must know about the Battle of Britain

Eight facts you must know about the Battle of Britain

Battle of Britain
The nation that is famous for its conquests of lands across the globe was in danger of being invaded itself for the first time in 1940. The invader was none other can Sir Adolf Hitler leading Germany in an invasion of Britain by air and sea, named operation sea lion. But due to poor weather conditions and logistical problems, Germany was forced to call it off. Following which, Hitler switched to Plan B and decided to launch a large-scale aerial bombing of England. Here are some of the must-know facts of the battle :   London was bombed 57 times in a row – As the bombing campaign intensified the most extended period of bombing endured by Londoners lasted 57 consecutive nights.  It destroyed a million houses and killed  40,000…
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